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United States. Office of Indian Affairs / Annual report of the commissioner of Indian affairs, for the year 1884
([1884])

Abstract of proposals received and contracts awarded in New York City, under advertisement of April 23, 1884, for furnishing supplies for the Indian service,   pp. 352-353-[492] PDF (36.6 MB)


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488         PROPOSALS RECEIVED AND CONTRACTS AWARDED 
Abstract of p)roposa reced and contracts awarded in         ew Yor! City,
undcr advertisement 
of iL      t. .I, 1 fo4, Jbr medical supplies for the Indiau service-Conl
inued. 
[N OTE.-Figurcs in large type denote the rates at which contracts have been
awaided; awards were 
made on comparison of samples    hich accompanied bids.] 
a   Cd 
ca 
MEDICAL SUPPLES--continued. 
a                   Points of delivery. 
CS 
MEDIC INEs-continued. 
Ergot, fluid extract of, 4-oz. bottles -------------- ounces. 1, 042  1904'2
 $0 04J  $0 041  $0 07J 
Ether, compound spirits of (Hoffman's anodyne), 8-oz. g.                
                 3 
s. bottles, U. S. P ------------_----------------. ounces  1,384  193S4 
      4        3  1 
Ether, stronger, for anvesthesia, tin snot exc'd'gl1 lb.. do .  1,568  19568
    43       41    .. 
Ether, spirits of nitrous (sweet spirits of niter), 8-oz. g. s.1 
bottles, _U. S. P ................................. ounces-  4,1:44  49144
    3        3J ...... 
:Flaxseed meal, tins ------------------------------ pounds- ,04, 6 19046
        41       6     8 
Gelseminum, tincture of, 4-oz. bottles ------------ ounces-. B84     3St4
       2L          ...... 
Ginger, fluid extract of, 8.oz. bottles ............... do---  2,78 4  %7
S4     3-       4      6J 
Glycerine, pure, 8-oz. bottles ----  --------......"b ' --- --_''''do-.-'"
, 76 5,97'6  1 1  -...... 
Gum arabic, powdered, 8-oz.w.mbote----- do..               488       4SS
        2        2J ...... 
RIyoscyamus, alcoholic extract of, IT. S. P., 1-oz. w. m.   32         32
      16'      16A  ...... 
jars -------------------------------------------0ounces 
Iodine, 1-oz. g. s. bottles ---------------------------- do-..  119  119
       19       19  ...... 
iodine, tincture of, _U. S. P., 8-oz. g. s. bottles ...... do-..  1, 354
   19354  3       J  ... 
Iodoform . 1-oz. g. s. bottles ------------------------ do--- 8      I  S
               27   ]]] 
178                               1S        26        27  --a- 
Ipecac, fluid (xtract of, 4-oz. bottles ................ do  04     664 
9- $0                 - $ 
pecacuanapowdierei, 8-oz. bottles ............... do.. 
Iron, ammoniated citrate of .------------------pounds-   25     13      
    5S       55.  .... 
Iron, solutionofthe subsulphate of, 4-oz. bottlesounces 224       W4    
    |1      11------ 
Iron, sulphate of, commercial 10-lb. wood boxes- pounds   410       410 
         1      6 
Iron, sulphate ot c.op., 8-oz. w.m. bottles.---------ounces.  208   2S  
      2        1  ---- 
Iron, sirup iodide of, U. S. P.. 8.oz. bottles.........do.. 2, 880  2,SSO
  1 
Iron, quin, citrate of1-oz. b ottless................ do...  420  5 0,7 
    4     32   ..--- 
Iron, tincture of the chloride of, _U. S. P., 8-oz. g. s. bottles, 
ounces-..................................................... s 2,880 ! ,SO
      4      2-...... 
alap, powdere, 4-oz. bottles  ...................d ounces  9 76      16 
      3     1      .. 
Lavender, compound spirits of, I . S. P -.... bott do--  1, 154 1,304   
    34      2J     4 
Lead, acetate of, 8-oz. bottles-....................do..  392    178    
  2        i 27 --- 
Linseed il, raw, pint bottles .................. bottles  496      491  
     1          12  19 
Licorice, fluid  extract e  of.......................pounds  2377  37   
     6       38 ------ 
L'corice, extract of, paper -phat of, ..oz. b . ounces  1,028  ,2s      1
      14I...... 
L~corice root, pow  mmered, 8oz. bottles wood...oxespo.do  1320    310  
      2         i 2 ..... 
Magnesia, heavy calcined, 4-oz. w. m. bottles-.-..... do-..  641    644 
        51      41.    7 
Magnesia. sulpliate of, 10-wb tins.............. pounds  1,020   1,020  
       1       2J    7 
Mercurial ointment, U. S. P., 8-lb. pots .............. do  132    ,    
     40       42   ...... 
Mercury with chalk ,2-oz. w. m. bottles.......... ounces  146       146 
      3        3   ...... 
Mere a ry, corrosive chloride of (corrosive sublimate), I-oz. 
bottles  ---------------------------------------  ounces  56        5 6 
      53-     6   ------ 
Mercury, mild chloride of, U. S. P. (calomel), 2oz. bottles, 
ounces ..............................................2,880      42,88052--2-.
Mercury, ointment of nitrate of, IT. S. P. (citrine oint- 
ment), 8-07. pots -..bottles.................ounces   808       O6      
  3        2 ...... 
Mercury, pills of, U. S. P.(blue mass), 8-oz. pots.....do1.1..  320  32 30
    24 
Mercury, rede o  f,  -oz. bottles..............do.  197        92       
74      7. 
Morphia, sulphate of. -oz. bottles .................doe  4291      49   
   190      1290   . 
Morphia, acetate of, -oz. bottles...................o    136       3    
 300       290. 
Mustard sed, black,  round, 5-1b tins ... ....pounds.   1555,028      ,28
      14      1t. 
Nux vomica, alcoholic extract of, powdered, -oz. bottles,  3 
U . S. P _............ ............................ ounces-  31      3  1
    15       14   ...... 
Ointmesit boxes, ti, assorted sizes...m..bottles .do.  62 152   6214    
       76 41     7... 
Olive l, upint botles ........s..............poundes  , 0      19,0 990 
   1;       12 
Opium, camphorated tincture of,  . S. P., 16-oz. bott.do..  18536 S 536 
    41     4 
Opium, compound powder of, U. S.P. (Dover's Powder), I 
8obottles ................................ ounces.      44 56       56  
      54 
Oim, ont)    d,  p o. bottles................d..oce  808t   , 808     24
    324 
Merur, illsur o, U. S. P.(ludass) 8oz. pot. .do.. 320     320432 3,. 
Mrcgauy, roie of, oz. bottles ...]............ do-  9713    973         7]
      7   . 


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